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Q: Car won't run

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My car won't run.

A: A no start condition on a vehicle can be ca...

A no start condition on a vehicle can be caused by many things, but with very limited information, it is nearly impossible to know the problem. Potential causes can be an ignition issue, fuel, timing, a computer issue, etc. Because of all the variables that come into play in a situation like yours, my advice is to seek the help of a qualified mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, to help you diagnose your starting issue.

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